• Aground

    Pronunciation

    • Rhymes: -aʊnd

    Origin

    From Middle English agrounde, on grounde ("on ground"), equivalent to - + ground.

    Full definition of aground

    Adjective

    aground

    1. (nautical, of a normally floating craft) Resting on the bottom.
    2. (1811) Stuck fast, stopped, at a loss, ruined, like a boat which has run aground.

    Adverb

    aground

    1. (nautical, of a normally floating craft) Resting on the bottom.

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